Jennifer Sue Marise

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Jennifer Sue Marise, 56, of Lawrenceburg, TN, passed away at her residence on Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. She was born on Feb. 5, 1962, to Thomas and Barbara Nunley Mearse in Fayetteville, TN. Her parents preceded her in death.

She was a homemaker, loved to cook and drink sweet tea, loved fishing, and most of all she adored her grandchildren.

Jennifer is survived by her husband, Jerry Marise, Lawrenceburg, TN; two sons, Gary (Rachel) Harris, Taft, TN, William (Sarah) Harris, Lawrenceburg, TN; two daughters, Amanda (Greg) Sharp, Shelbyville, TN, Linda (Wayne) Britton, Columbia, TN; brother, Terry (Hester) Mearse, Sr., Louisville, KY; two sisters, Angela (Dave) Lamar, Kathleen (J. R.) Swain, both of Lewisburg, TN and eleven grandchildren.

Visitation with the family will be held on Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. in the chapel of Bills-McGaugh & Hamilton Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held immediately following visitation at 1 p.m. with Everette Wilson, Judy Wilson, and Jerry Marise officiating. Burial will follow in the Middleview Memorial Gardens, Nashville Highway, Lewisburg, TN. Active pallbearers are Dave Lamar, Greg Sharp, J. R. Swain, Clay Nunley, Brandon Lamar, and James Polk.

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The family wishes to express a special thanks to Matthew Lowe for making Aunt Sue’s tie dyed shirt.

Bills-McGaugh & Hamilton Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the family with their arrangements.